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Emerson Creek Pottery & Tearoom

5126 Stephens Rd, Oswego, IL 60543-4102
+1 630-554-7100
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (26 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“tea room” (13 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
5126 Stephens Rd, Oswego, IL 60543-4102
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

it was a beautiful venue the barn was lovely fore a wedding and they then cleared the c hairs for appetizers and drinks. behind a barn door was a very large white tent with Chandliers for set up for eating. It was a wonderful venue

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jcf-sci
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

The most uptight, arrogant promoter ever worked with. The people that run it are pretty close to the same mentality. They need to losen the leash, like a lot! Attendees are very nice and do support vendors. We will take our business elsewhere and be...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank allaboutvintage
Reviewed 17 October 2018

This is always a favorite. It's a step back in time with current food favorites. Always good choices from appetizers to entrees to desserts. Don't forget the tea !

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lindakm7
Reviewed 18 August 2018

What a delightful country retreat with a winsome interior. We had 11:30 a.m. reservations and mistakenly ordered after the crowd of patrons arrived so it did take some time for our food. However, lunch was excellent. I had the oven-roasted turkey sandwich with cranberry spread...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Chgotourist
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Emerson Creek did a fantastic job hosting a wedding I recently attended. The couple was married out by the pond. Then we transitioned to the patio for appetizers and cocktails. Next we were served dinner which was delicious. Then there was music and dancing. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I traveled here with a group for a special event – Backroads Vintage Market Day (held once a month on Wednesdays), featuring “vintage, salvaged, repurposed and handmade goods.” When they say “backroads,” they ain’t kidding. This onetime farm is located in a remote area accessed...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank FoodFight101
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I had lunch here today since I had a long day to spend by myself while in Illinois visiting my sister. Lunch was delicious, I had the corn chowder with ham and roast turkey with cran/raspberry sauce on a croissant. For my beverage I chose...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank j_edpie
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

First will say that I've previouly attended a wedding here and it was lovely, a beautiful setting. Sadly, my experience today was appalling and thought it worth mentioning. Please note, most of the reviews I post are positive, and I rarely take time, energy for...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Shelley B
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

My (now) wife and I had our wedding reception at Emerson Creek this July and it was stunning. We wanted a non-traditional and relaxed atmosphere that matched our personalities and was truly "us." Emerson creek made that happen by working with us on a consistent...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Ric G
Reviewed 2 September 2017

This property, tucked on a back road amidst farm land (and some encroaching housing developments) exudes peace and beauty. There are several buildings: 1)Pottery building featuring jewelry, clothes, home decor, candles, and gorgeous hand-painted pottery--a fun, cute shop, lovingly decorated and curated 2) Tea Room--opens...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank trueindigo
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5126 Stephens Rd, Oswego, IL 60543-4102
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oswego
  • Phone Number: +1 630-554-7100
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Make your reservation today at Emerson Creek Tearoom where we serve a full lunch menu that can fill even the heartiest appetites! We strive to offer the tastiest dishes, each prepared using the freshest ingredients. Don't forget to stop by the shop located inside the renovated 100-year-old farmhouse, our Shop offers a wide array of handcrafted gifts and accessories. Plan your wedding in our newly renovated barn and event tent, that will provide the perfect casual elegance and rustic charm for weddings or any other special occasion! We are open May thru December, Tuesday thru Saturday
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